recording of Sunset in the Tropics by James Weldon Johnson.
Read in English by Algy Pug; Amanda Vickery; Bruce Kachuk; Claudia Salto; David Lawrence; Jason Mills; J Korth; Julia Niedermaier; KHand; Lee Ann Howlett; Leonard Wilson; MaryAnn; SkyAlbatross; and sarah louise pieplow.
The author of this poem, James Weldon Johnson, served as U. S. Consul to Venezuela and Nicaragua, was an early leader in the NAACP and contributed to the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s. He had a broad appreciation for black artists, musicians and writers, and worked to heighten awareness of their creativity. (from Wikipedia)
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